The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM MQSeries
Rank 68 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 11 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.99% 4.55% 4.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 13.50% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £75,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £43,891
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +36.70%
MQSeries
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
165 200 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.89% 33.67% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 91 134 37
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
1 16 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) XML
2 14 (87.50%) J2EE
3 13 (81.25%) DB2
4 11 (68.75%) HP
4 11 (68.75%) Flash
4 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
4 11 (68.75%) LoadRunner
4 11 (68.75%) Regression Testing
4 11 (68.75%) Retail
4 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
4 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
4 11 (68.75%) System Testing
4 11 (68.75%) DbVisualizer
4 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) Subversion
5 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Ant
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) XSLT
6 3 (18.75%) JUnit
6 3 (18.75%) CSS

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) DB2
2 11 (68.75%) DbVisualizer
3 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) HP UFT
1 11 (68.75%) LoadRunner
2 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) Ant
3 3 (18.75%) JUnit
3 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Log4j
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (68.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
1 14 (87.50%) XML
1 14 (87.50%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) Flash
3 3 (18.75%) XSLT
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) Servlets
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) Struts
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) JMS
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
3 3 (18.75%) JSON
3 3 (18.75%) XMLBeans
3 3 (18.75%) Ajax
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) HPUX
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (68.75%) Regression Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Automated Testing
2 11 (68.75%) System Testing
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) XPath
4 2 (12.50%) Jython
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 11 (68.75%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Interwoven
5 2 (12.50%) hybris
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